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Lake Charles American-Press from Lake Charles, Louisiana · Page 47

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Kennedy Opens On GOP Targets By JACK BELT, WASHINGTON (API-President Kennedy is warming up his political guns for a series of forays in September and October against foes of his administration. The President feet some bursts in Wednesday's natvs conference at assorted Republicans, at opponents of his social Security- financed plan of health care for the elderly and at critics of his youngest, brother, Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy. In mid-campaign form, Kennedy picked former President Dwight D. Eisenhower, former Secretary of the Treasury George M. Humphrey and GOP Sens. Kenneth B. Keating and Jacob K. Javits of New York as his Republican targets. When a reporter mentioned Keat ing's charge that action was being delayed on the Thurgood Marshall nomination, by "ridiculous and unlawyer-like questions," Kennedy didn't resist the temptation to lake a crack at Keating, Javits and Eisenhower. The President said action on the ocratic sonntorial nomination in Massachusetts is hurting the President politically. "I think the people of Massachusetts can make a more effective judgment for a more effective Congress than even this committee," Kennedy replied tartly. "I think that they will." Kennedy was asked if the defeat of Rep. James B. Frazier Mamou Negro Is Killed By Lightning VULE PLATTE, La. (AP) — A 48-year-old MaWiou, La., Negro was killed and a small Negro girt injured when they were struck by lightning. Killed was Edward OeteStine flt Mamou. The girl was reported in fair omrdttTon in a Mamwi htis- pital. She has not been immediately identified. The lightning struck the pair in a cotton field near Ville Platte Jr., D-Tenn., and the close call! as Celestine covered a truck load Rep. J. Carlton Loser, D-tenn <* cotton - ^ B irl was standing had in the primaries indicates j nearby. The incident occurred opponents 6f his health care plan about 4 P' m - Wednesday, immedi- or the elderly are likely to have ate 'y Before one and one-half inch rough going. He said he thinks his plan will e one of the factors the voters ake into account in deciding on House members and senators. Kennedy wasn't buying any suggestions that he endorse publicly LONG-TIME RADIUM WORKERS EXAMINED NEWARK, N. 3. (AP) — A study of workers in New Jersey's radium industry between 1918 ftttd 1926 has revealed no specific symptoms linked With long-term effects o! low levels of radiation. "We found no large number o! a»putatioft&, no definite pattern of diseases Such as leukemli, fit* great amount of anything," said Lester A, Barrer, director of the radium study projtct o! the New Jersey Department of Health. "We found a group o! old people, with the kinds of ailments that old people have," he said. The Atomic Energy Commission is supporting the study. a Democratic candidate to oppose GOP Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller n New York. He said he wouldn't lake any position on the matter t would leave the decision to the state Democratic convention next month. cs of rain fell in the area. Disturbed Sees Postpone Recess KANSAS CITY fAP) — Recess ended abruptly Wednesday for a class of 5-year-olds at the Glenwood Baptist church. Someone stepped on a bee hive in a chuck hole. Farmers in Allen Re-Elect Mittie As Head of ASC OBERLIN (Spl.) - Jacob Wertz of Mittie was reefected chairman of the Allen Agricutur- al Stabilization committee at the committee's convention here Grant, first alternate; and Frederick LaPoint of Reeves, see ond alternate. Both regular and alternate members of the committee were elected for one year terms. The agricultural committee is concerned with policy and decision making functions in the ad ministration o! national farm programs dealing directly with farmers, according to A. J. Foret, Other officers of the parish county office manager. committee are Norbert LeJeunej p arls h Wt ntn1tteemen were i of Oberlin, vice chairman; Fran- ; chosen by delegates who were |THURS., AUGUST 23,1962, Lake Ctxiffe* Ajgtrtegit Jeff Davis fHA M^IS--H)*, IS ^elected i State Conference JENNINGS fSpl.> - Wetrd&ll Aguillafd of Route 1, Jennings, ftaS been appointed ft member of Farmers Rome Ad- committee for Jeff LAFAYETTE rspi.) - A Lacassine high school vocational agriculture teacher received an a\vard today for outstanding instruction of farm electricity instruction at the 14th annual Louisiana. Vocational Education con- ferenee at the University of Southwestern Lnui?!ana. Receiving the award was Leroy m'm'ruiA Cft iilt artrt^r* some 9) suiKing wrfvsfsity students DSSftiS wi ntowrfe, wwtfty supervisor, fndde tfw swHwarwement of Agofflard's appftmtffiiewt ftis wwk. Aguillard's term will run three years and begat* Joly i. He sue- c*eds Harold WiTkmson w h o s e i Thompson of Lacassine. Along three-year term has expired. ! w ~i th a certificate, the award car- tine other two members of the ' ries $30 ° to a?sist in attending ed- Comfflittee are Wilbur Patterson .ucational conferences. Of Fenton and Glenn Litteral of : The awards are sponsored an- Rootft 1, Elton. The Farmers Home Administration committee reviews applications for loans made by farmers and other rural families. Farmers Apply for agricultural, housing j ' - j and water loans. In addition, thej PfltlfimnnSrttt (Pifv committee consults with the coun- 1 - " U ' ' ^ U / HI barrfeattifig corridors anxl fluffing classroom doors iftxH to nonStrik'fflg students frotfl ing classes at the trttfvertfty. Moderate students charged that Communists amoftg the extremists were trying to take ever th« University. i nually by four power companies: All TV Networks ! Refuse Time for Political Telecasts i NEW YORK fAP)-The Afiieti- jcan and National Broadcasting Southwestern Electric Power Co. I by five minutes this fall to | prime time for paid political tete- j casts. ty supervisor regarding adapting j national loan policies to local con- ! nomination of Marshall, former official of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, as a U.S. circuit court judge had been delayed too long. Marshall is a Negro. But Kennedy said he has as suranccs the Senate will confirm Marshall before Congress adjourns. He added : "In regard to Sen. Keating, I think it is interesting to point out that there were seven circuil court vacancies during the pre vious administration which the senators from New York had sornethinc In say about... and Thurgood Marshall was not nomi- natcd on any of those occasions." Kennedy also took a swipe at Eisenhower's criticism of the moonshot program. In a magazine article recently, the former president said efforts to put a man on the moon added up to little more than a stunt. Kennedy said it was "important, vital." Kennedy also said "We are second to the Soviet Union" in development of rocket boosters needed to carry heavy loads into space. He said "We are behind and we are going to be behind for a while" and "anybody who attempts to suggest that we are not. behind misleads the American people." Eisenhower had told a London news conference Aug. 15: "I do not agree that they (the Russians) have a space lead or I list there is a gap. I'm a little tired of that word gap." Kennedy sailed into Humphrey for charging that a Senate Armed Services subcommittee investigation of stockpiling was—as a reporter put it—"a stab at the back of President Eisenhower." Except, for the four years he served in Eisenhower's cabinet, Humphrey has been'associated for years with the Hanna mining in- teresls. The President said the M. A. Hanna Co. is being investigated in the stockpile probe—not Humphrey, except as a responsible official of the firm. Kennedy contended the firm made "extremely large profits with very little risk to the company" on nickel contracts. "I can quite understand," he said, "the desire of some witnesses to identify themselves with President Eisenhower or to limit the investigation by charging that, it is an attack on President Eisenhower, but 1 think the Congress ought, to do its job." Kennedy sat down firmly on the National Committee for an Effective Congress. This privately financed group, which says it supports "world-minded" candidates, suggested recently that Edward Kennedy's candidacy for the Dem- Twelve of the 50 youngsters and •, cis Duplechain of Kinder, regu- thrce teachers were stung. I lar member; Clarence Johnson of previously Chosen by farmers in local elections. Aguillard is a rice and cattle farmer in the Lake Arthur-Jennings area. He is currently part owner-operator of a farm of 780 acres. Schools <•» t , , To Halt Violence PANAMA (Ap The Columbia Broadcasting System rejected the suggestion test week. The GOP proposal called for political broadcasts for candidates for governor, senator and local of* — The govern-1 ficers throughout the nation, wfth ment closed high schools in Pana- ; the broadcasts being seen oft to- ma City today in an effort to pre-ical television stations subscribing i vent the spread of student vio- ' to the three networks. ENROLL NOW to prepare for a CAREER in BUSINESS DAY SCHOOL NIGHT SCHOOL Salaries In offices are high. Numerous fringe benefits. Excellent positions waltlnn. Qualified young people are scarce, choose your career- oriented course now. » SECRETAlllAL • STENOGRAPHIC • ACCOUNTING O BUSINESS ADMIN. Rapid and exciting progress. Exoerl- enced teachers. Individual attention. Fr*e placement. Our graduates are loufiht by leading employers. Write or phone, today for details. 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